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Celebrity Fathers - Profiles of Celebrity Fathers
Many celebrity fathers find themselves frequently in the news. Read profiles of these celebrity fathers and learn more about their families and experiences as a father.
Father's Role in Children's Health
Fathers have a key role to play in encouraging healthy behaviors in their children. Learn how to teach your children to eat healthy, have good physical activity and generally live healthy lifestyles.
Thanksgiving for Fathers and Families
Check out these resources for fathers in finding joy at Thanksgiving with the family. You will find craft ideas, recipes, and other helps for Thanksgiving.
Father's Day Gifts
Looking for Father's Day gift ideas for the father in your life? This list includes some great ideas for fathers, grandfathers and other men in our lives for Father's Day.
Ages and Stages of Children
As children reach various ages and stages of life, the father's job evolves as well. Learn about dealing with children's unique needs at various stages of life and with various specific challenges. Sons, daughters, teenagers, adult children, adoptive children and children with special needs all have their own sets of challenges for a father.
One intrinsic characteristic of fathers is the need to be a source of protection for his children. Learn how to protect your child from bullies, from predators and from other risks in today's very dangerous world.
Wives and Mothers
The best environment for a child is in a family with a father and mother. Find resources for strengthening marriage, improving communication and working through parenting issues with your kids' mom.
Disciplining for Dads
One of the biggest challenges for fathers is selecting appropriate discipline for their children. Discipline is all about modifying behavior, not about anger or retaliation. Check out the resources on this page on effective discipline.
Resources for Non-Custodial Fathers
Learn more about child support, visitation rights, custody and child safety in this list of articles and resources focused on the needs of non-custodial fathers.
Gift Guides for Fathers
Looking for a gift for dad that will meet his needs and interests? Here you will find gifts for fathers of all kinds for birthday, Christmas, Father's Day or any other important event.
New Dads Resources
Have you just become a dad? Through natural means, by adoption, or by marrying into a single parent family? In any case, there is a significant adjustment period for new fathers. Check here for information tailored to you that will help in your transition to fatherhood.
Online Courses for Fathers
Interested in learning more about your important role as a father? Then register for one of About Fatherhood's online courses. You will receive a weekly course by email to help you learn more about effective fathering.
Hanging on to Your Marriage After Children Come
Having the first child is a momentous occasion, but it tends to change a marriage relationship, and not always for the better. Learn what new parents can do to keep their marriage strong after the children start coming.
Four Promises of Successful Fathers - The Promise of Loyalty
Fathers who are successful in raising responsible and productive children and in having a great relationship with them have four key promises in common. A commitment to being loyal to family and to family values and principles is one of those promises. Learn about loyalty and why it is important to a father and family.
Behavior Contracts as a Tool for Discipline
Entering into a behavior contract with your child is an effective tools for discipline. Learn about behavior contracts and how to use them in helping your children learn to be disciplined and self-governing and for making your job as a father easier.
Should We Homeschool? Things Fathers Should Consider
As more and more families are making the decision to homeschool their children, you may want to consider homeschooling as an alternative. What should you consider before deciding to homeschool your children?
Creating a Personal Purpose Statement
Fathers striving to find greater work life balance need to set an anchor by defining their personal purpose statement and then organizing their life around it. Learn why a personal purpose statement is important and how to create one.
How Fathers Can Help Shy Children Make Friends
Often children who are shy or private have a hard time making friends, and when they don't, their shyness becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy. Learn how to interact with your shy or self-conscious child and teach them how to make friends and build lasting friendships.
Ten Amazing Father of the Bride Gifts
Coming up with a gift for the father of the bride can be a challenge for any soon-to-be-wed girl. These father of the bride gifts are great ideas.
Men's Fitness - Quick Exercises for Busy Dads
Life is hectic; the needs of family, employer and others often trump a fatherâ€™s need for physical fitness. These quick exercises are done with minimal equipment and a commitment of only three hours per week using these ideas will help you lose weight and feel better physically and emotionally.
Dealing with Postpartum Emotions
As a father of a new baby, you have many challenges associated with the transition involving the new baby. But you will also likely have to deal with a new range of emotions with your baby’s mom. Learn more about postpartum emotions, including depression, the “baby blues” or more serious issues.
Ten Commandments for Successful Fathers
Some basic practices and principles can help fathers successfully raise their children. These
Teaching Children Responsibility
One of the most important roles of a father is teaching his children to be personally responsible. What can a father do to make sure that his children learn personal responsibility and to accept the consequences of their behavior?
Top Podcasts for Fathers
Podcasts are a great way to learn while listening, and these ten podcasts written and produced by and for dads will help any dad become better.
Top Ten Funny Jokes and Stories For Fathers
Check out a few of these jokes and stories compiled from others about fathers and the funny lives we sometimes live as dads.
Resources for Divorced and Non-Custodial Fathers
Dads who are divorced from their children's moms have a tough job. Keeping in touch from a distance or managing relationships with the children when you are not in the home is a major challenge.
How to Know When You Are Ready for Fatherhood
It is a question most men ask themselves over and over. How will I know when I am ready to be a father? Find out what you should think about and the questions you should answer to know when you are ready for fatherhood.
Children and Divorce - Danger Signs for Children Impacted by Divorce
With children bearing such a big part of the burden of their parents' divorce, how can a parent tell when their child is having emotional challenges during and after the divorce process?
Dance Steps for Father/Daughter Wedding Dances
Many wedding songs work well for the father-daughter wedding dance, but you need to know the dance steps before you can dance at the wedding without being embarrassed. Find quick instructions for dances like the waltz, the fox trot, the quick step and more.
Fathers' Rights Advocacy Organizations
A list of information about fathers' rights groups and organizations that advocate for fathers' rights, joint custody and shared parenting.
Expectant Fathers - How Your Partner's Body Changes During The Third Trimester of Pregnancy
As pregnancy progresses, the physical and emotional changes our partners experience become more pronounced. What should an expectant dad expect as the pregnancy nears its completion, and what can he do to help his partner?
Famous Fathers - Top 10 Favorite TV Dads of All Time
Who is your favorite television father? Check out this list and then add your own.
Expectant Fathers - How Your Partner's Body Changes During The Second Trimester of Pregnancy
When your partner becomes pregnant, lots of things change. Some of the most notable changes happen to her body as the baby develops. What should an expectant dad expect as his partner goes through the second trimester of pregnancy, and what should he do about it?
Ten Questions for Fathers to Ask Their Daughters
Want to build a stronger and more open relationship with your daughter? Then ask her these ten questions from time to time.
Ten Men's News Sites That Every Dad Should Read
Out of the hundreds of sites that aggregate men's news, there are ten that rise to the top of the charts. Check out and bookmark these men's sites.
Fathers' Rights Organizations - DADS America
DADS America works to educate and empower fathers to identify and exercise options for father-involved custody of children.
Raising Your Daughter as a Single Dad
Single fathers often find that raising their daughters is life’s greatest challenge. Find some tips and advice from dads who have been there about successfully raising a daughter as a single dad.
Helping Children with Aggression
From guest contributor Patty Wipfler from the Parenting Leadership Institute comes a very helpful article on what to do when your child acts aggressively toward others.
Helping Children with Aggression: Steps to Deflate the Aggression
What are you supposed to do when your child acts aggressively toward others? Read tips on how to manage aggression, including how to intervene calmly and warmly. Page 2.
Helping Children with Aggression: What To Do After it Happens
What are you supposed to do when your child acts aggressively toward others? Take these steps if your child already has hurt someone. Page 3.
Setting Appropriately High Expectations for Children
Are high expectations of children better, or should we set expectations low so kids can reach them?
Balancing The Parenting Styles of Fathers and Mothers
Learn how fathers and mothers parent differently, and how to best mesh the parenting styles of fathers and mothers to help children become successful.
How to Practice Active Listening with Your Children
Active listening is a skill that will help any parent communicate better with his or her children. Learn how to be a better active listener.
How to Choose A Sport for Your Child
Learn how to choose a sport for your child that will be fun for him or her and will teach the life skills that sports can offer.
Statistics on Children of Divorce in America
These statistics about children of divorce in America are troubling; fathers must protect their children from divorce by keeping marriages strong.
Top Ten Cookbooks for Men
Looking for a cookbook for your father? Check out these top recommended cookbooks, for gourmet or kitchen-challenged.
Top Ten YouTube Videos for Father's Day
Check out these ten videos that will make you love and appreciate your father more on Father's Day and have a good laugh about fun fathers.
Twenty Questions to Ask Your Dad
If you want to get to know your father better, these twenty questions can help start a conversation about your father, his life and his views.
Top Ten April Fools Day Pranks for Fathers
Check out this list of April Fools' Day pranks that fathers have used for years. They are a lot of fun but don't demean or embarrass the kids.
Merril Bingham, an Exemplary Father
Learn about an amazing father who raised a wonderful family and made a difference in his community, and what we can learn from his example.
How to Effectively Mentor a Father
Most fathers need mentors from time to time. Find out how to effectively mentor a man in his role as a father and leader of a family.
The Unavailable Father by Sarah Simms Rosenthal Review
Learn how to deal with damaged and toxic father daughter relationships caused by emotionally absent or abusive fathers in this book.
How to Teach Your Children Self-Discipline
Get some ideas about how a father can teach his children self-control. self-discipline and to work for something that they really want.
Top Ten Strollers Recommended for Fathers
Check out this list of the top ten baby strollers for fathers and find one that will work for you and your kids.
Does Fatherhood Have to Doom My Career?
Many men worry that becoming a father will demand too much from their careers. Learn how to make fatherhood success and career success blend.
When is Father's Day This Year in My Country?
Father's Day is a great opportunity to celebrate dad. Find out when Father's Day is for this year and in the future in any given country.
Top Android Apps for Fathers
These Android apps will be of interest to every father and will help him use his time better, find critical information and be a better dad.
Top Ten Wii Games for Fathers and Families
The Nintendo Wii is one of the most popular video game systems ever. Learn which Wii games will create hours of fun for fathers and their children.
Recovering from Workaholism
Are you experiencing the psychological addiction known as workaholism? Find out how to get out of the workaholic's rut and regain balance in life.
Top Ten Baby Items Every Father Needs
Accessories, furniture and more seem to come into every home with a new baby. What baby items will serve a new father and his little one best?
Valentine's Day Activities for Fathers and Daughters
Looking for some fun activities with your daughters near Valentine's Day? This list will give you some great ideas for memory making activities.
The Top Ten Do's and Don'ts for Men on Valentine's Day--The Do's
Here are the top ten things to do and the top ten things to avoid doing on Valentine's Day to help our significant others know we care about them. Page 2.
Top Valentine's Day Gifts for Fathers
Looking for a creative gift idea for your father (or your children's father) for Valentine's Day? Here are some great ideas that will make Dad smile.
Top Ten Valentine's Day Cards for Fathers
Check out these homemade card ideas from experts at About.com that will help you create a one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day card for Dad.
Top 5 Blogging Platforms for Dad Bloggers
Looking for a home for your dad blog? Check out this review of the best blogging platforms for dad bloggers.
Top Five Productivity Apps for Fathers
Looking for the killer apps that will make your life as a father better? These apps will help you be more organized with work, family and personal life.
Being a Successful Father of Twins
Men who find out they are going to be a father of twins sometimes experience feelings of shock and awe. Find out what successful fathers of twins do.
A Father's Guide to Managing Stress at Home
Stress can be a father's worst enemy at home. Consider these ideas and thoughts about stress and how to make home and family time less stressful.
Stepfathering Your Teen
Learn from stepfathers and family counselors the difficult challenges and keys to building a good stepparenting relationship with your teenagers.
What Teens Wish Their Dads Knew About Them
Many dads feel a little baffled when their good natured child turns into this creature called a teenager. What do teens wish that their fathers knew about them? How can dads best relate to their teenaged son or daughter?
What Teens Wish Their Dads Knew About Them: Part 2
Many dads feel a little baffled when their good natured child turns into this creature called a teenager. What do teens wish that their fathers knew about them? How can dads best relate to their teenaged son or daughter? Page 2.
Hostile Aggressive Parenting
What is Hostile Aggressive Parenting? How is it different than Parental Alienation? What do fathers need to know about Hostile Aggressive Parenting?
Water, Water and Only Water
Celebrate the Successes
Get Active - and Involve the Baby
New Fathers and Weight Gain
Men frequently experience weight gain when they become fathers for the first time. Learn how to avoid this weight gain, or get rid of the weight.
Record Your Stats
Manage Portion Sizes When Eating
Maximize Sleep Opportunities to Lose Weight
Ten Ways Being a Dad Improves Your Life
Fatherhood has a tendency to change men for the better. Find out what the research says about the ways that fatherhood benefits a man in all aspects of his life.
Helping Kids Dress Modestly: Finding Modest Clothing
You only have to look around your local high school hallways or at a formal dance to see that there is more pressure on our kids to be immodest now than perhaps ever before. How can a dad help his children to dress modestly and respectfully, and where can dads find stylish yet modest clothing for their children? Page 2.
Helping Kids Dress Modestly
You only have to look around your local high school hallways or at a formal dance to see that there is more pressure on our kids to be immodest now than perhaps ever before. How can a dad help his children to dress modestly and respectfully, and where can dads find stylish yet modest clothing for their children?
Staying Connected with the Kids from Long Distance
It's a really hard thing for committed dads to be away from their kids, especially when its a long ways away. Whether a non-custodial dad, in the military or a long distance grandfather, there are some common threads to keeping connected to the kids. Find some great tips and recommendations for keeping relationships alive.
Winter Activities for Dads and Their Kids
Take a look at some great ideas and resources for outdoor winter activities that can strengthen bonds between dads and kids and build memories.
Winter Activities for Dads and Their Kids
Take a look at some great ideas and resources for winter activities, inside and outside, that can strengthen bonds between dads and kids. Page 2.
Top Ideas for Inexpensive Father's Day Gifts
Looking for a gift idea for Father's Day that is free or inexpensive? Then check out this list of some of my favorite creative yet inexpensive Father's Day gift ideas for dad.
Gifts for the Sportsman Dad
Gifts for fathers who enjoy the outdoors: golf, camping, hiking, fishing and more. All gifts are reasonably priced and are available for Fathers Day, birthdays, Christmas, or just because.
Teaching Your Teen to Drive
Teaching your teen to drive can be a daunting task. But if a father will prepare well, work by teaching his teen basic and advanced skills, and follow a few simple tips, the process can be successful. Learn how to be a good driver education dad. Page 4.
Teaching Your Teen to Drive - Fatherhood Tips
Teaching your teen to drive can be a daunting task. But if you prepare well, the process can be successful. Learn how to be a good driver education dad.
Teaching Your Teen to Drive: General Guidelines
Teaching your teen to drive can be a daunting task. But if a father will prepare well, work by teaching his teen basic and advanced skills, and follow a few simple tips, the process can be successful. Learn how to be a good driver education dad. Page 2.
Teaching Your Teen to Drive: Essential Skills Teen Drivers Need
Teaching your teen to drive can be a daunting task. But if a father will prepare well, work by teaching his teen basic and advanced skills, and follow a few simple tips, the process can be successful. Learn how to be a good driver education dad. Page 3.
Fathers and Their Daughter's Wedding Celebration
The day a daughter marries can be pretty traumatic for a father. Emotionally, financially and physically, the experience can be overwhelming. Find out what experienced fathers of the bride did to make their role in the wedding celebration important and the experience positive for dad, mom and daughter.
Great Examples of Successful Father Involvement at School
If you are looking for ways to better involve fathers at your school, check out these excellent programs that have successfully served children and their fathers in the classroom and at school. These ideas will help any father, educator or administrator come up with their own ideas for getting fathers more involved.
Kids Need CARE: Validating and Affirming our Children
Professor James Van Horn at Penn State University recommends a conscious effort to affirm and validate family members using the CARE Strategy. Learn how consideration, appreciation, respect and empathy help in a family.
Top Gifts For Dads Who Love Cars
If your father is an auto enthusiast, then check here for great gift ideas for him. From GPS units to radar detectors to emergency equipment, you'll find a car gift idea that dad is sure to love.
Summer Picnic Fun: Starring Dad
Stuck being the social director for your summer family picnic or reunion? Change your attitude about making that event fun with some great ideas for games and other activities.
Visitation - Making the Most of Visitation
Divorced dads often are concerned about the lack of time they have with their kids. Learn how to maximize the value of your visitation time.
Making the Most of Visitation--Part II
Divorced dads often are concerned about the lack of time they have with their kids. Learn how to maximize the value of your visitation time. Page 2.
Your First Time Alone with the Baby
As a new father, there will come a time when you will be all alone with the new baby. What are the keys to surviving the first time you and baby are all alone?
Teaching Your Teens to Manage Money
Teaching teens how to manage their money can be a real challenge. Use these tips to teach them to save, spend and use credit wisely.
Teaching Your Teens to Manage Money and Credit
Teaching teens how to manage their money and credit cards can be a real challenge. By helping them understand credit, and starting them slow, can help them build credit. Page 2.
When Mom Gets Sick
What does a dad do when his partner gets sick, has surgery or is out of commission for a while? Here is a game plan for dealing with a sick mom.
Teens and Cell Phones: Advice For Dads
Does your teen or pre-teen carry a cell phone? About one-third of children this age in America do. How do you decide when to let them carry a phone? What options are best for teens? And how do you manage the use of that cell phone for your benefit and for theirs?
Teens and Cell Phones: Advice For Dads on Responsible Cell Phone Use
Does your teen or pre-teen carry a cell phone? About one-third of children this age in America do. How do you decide when to let them carry a phone? What options are best for teens? And how do you manage the use of that cell phone for your benefit and for theirs? Page 2.
Recording Your Child's Growth
One of the great joys of fatherhood is watching your child grow and develop. Here are some ways suggested by experienced dads for keeping a record of that growth for later memories.
Recording Your Child's Growth: Sharing the Records of Growth
One of the great joys of fatherhood is watching your child grow and develop. Here are some ways suggested by experienced dads for keeping a record of that growth for later memories. Page 2.
Tips for a Great Family Day at the Swimming Pool
Taking the family to the pool is a great activity to build family memories. Consider these ideas for making a family swimming pool activity even more fun.
Finding Ideas for an Eagle Scout Project
These ideas will help in selecting an Eagle Scout project that will demonstrate leadership and offer service to the community.
Talking to Kids About The Death of a Loved One
Talking to children about death can be difficult. Learn the basic principles for helping our children deal with the loss of a loved one.
Child Behavior 101 - Setting Limits for Your Children
Learn more about the keys to effectively setting limits and boundaries for your children's behavior.
How Fathers Can Teach Their Children Respect
This article addresses teaching children about respect - what it is and how it is best taught by a father to his children.
How to Build Successful In-Law Relationships
You should develop a good relationship with your in-laws. Learn how to build good in-law relationships that make them feel like your second parents.
How to Express Anger Appropriately for Fathers
Here are some effective ways to think about anger and to learn to express it in ways which help children rather than harm them.
What Dads Need to Know Before Going on a School Field Trip
While dads don't often go on school field trips, they can be a big help. Learn what you need to know before you go on a field trip with your kids.
Stephen Covey's Four Quadrants and Work-Life Balance
Fathers trying to better balance their work and life can learn a lot from Stephen Covey's Time Management Matrix.
Rebuilding a Relationship After an Affair
Extramarital affairs more often than not destroy a marriage, whether or not a divorce follows. Get advice and direction on rebuilding a marriage.
The Clean Router - A Safer Internet Experience at Home
Clean Router is a wireless router that filters internet access for all device that connect to it. Check out this review and subscribe.
Helping Your Children Make Good Decisions
These insights and practical approaches for helping children ask the right questions will help them learn to make good decisions.
How to Break the Cycle of Pornography Addiction
Breaking the cycle of sex addiction is possible if you make it a priority and if you work the necessary steps to freedom.
How to Discipline a Child Who Won't Listen
Consider these ideas for encouraging your children to listen to you and not just blow off your important communication.
Divorced Dads - How to Find Women to Date
So, if you have decided to jump back into dating as a divorced dad, just how do get into the dating scene again and go about finding women to date?
Family Dinner Conversation Starters
Can't drag more than a one word answer out of your kids at dinner? Here are some conversation starters the whole family will want to talk about.
Weekend Breakfast Ideas for Dads and Kids
Weekend breakfasts can be great bonding times. So tie on an apron, stake out the kitchen and get the kids involved.
How to Plan a Successful Family Camping Trip
A successful family camping trip can be easier with a few simple steps. Here are some tips, including how to stay dry, eating well, structuring responsibilities, and more. Page 2.
Dealing With Crushes in Your Child’s Life
Your son or daughter confesses, directly or indirectly, that he or she has a crush on someone at school, at church or on the Internet. What attitudes should a caring dad have about crushes and what should he do if he is concerned?
Helping Your Friend Through a Divorce: Specific Actions
Do you have a friend who is a father going through a divorce? Here are some tips to him through the process, including good books to read, activities to get out of the house, and much more. Page 2.
Helping Your Friend Through a Divorce
Do you have a friend who is a father going through a divorce? Here are some recommendations and tips for helping him through the process, and some advice for being supportive but not becoming co-dependent.
Work-Life Balance Tips from Successful CEO’s and Fathers
If you ever wondered how busy CEO dads achieve work life balance, these five top executives with busy lives and families share their thoughts and advice.
The Christmas Virtues
The Christmas Virtues are a collection of short stories about Christmas from a politically conservative point of view.
Guide to Finding Online Work for Stay At Home Dads
These ideas can help stay-at-home dads sort through the online opportunities to be able to make some extra money from home.
The 10 Stupidest Mistakes Men Make When Facing Divorce - Book Review
The 10 Stupidest Mistakes Men Make When Facing Divorce by Joseph Cordell is a must read for men considering a divorce.
Top 10 Toys for a Toddler's Cognitive Development
Check out these toys that dads will enjoy as they play with their toddlers and that the kids will love and that will help them develop cognitively..
Reacting to Male Bashing or Father Bashing
Men often run into situations where their gender is being joked about or disrespected. Learn what you can do to respond to male bashing.
Family Vacations - Planning the Summer Road Trip
Looking forward to a summer vacation on the road? Find tips on making it fun for the family, and finding great destinations for the family vacation.
How to Get Your Daughter into STEM
STEM is where the jobs are, but there are not enough women in the field. Learn how to interest your daughter in STEM.
Dad - I Want To Get a Tattoo
How a parent can most effectively talk to a child about tattoos and what should be considered before getting a tattoo.
Making the Classroom Father Friendly - How Schools and Teachers Can Make Fathers Welcome
Research confirms that involving fathers at school helps children academically and socially. Learn how to make your classroom father-friendly.
Ten Ways to Make Your Wife Feel Special
Making time for a little romance seems to be getting harder and harder. Learn what a husband can do to make his wife feel special and help her know that she is loved.
Top Tech Gifts for Men
The hottest and latest tech gifts are often what many men want for Christmas. Take a look at some excellent new tech items made just for dads.
Top Tech Gifts for Men for 2015
The hottest and latest tech gifts are often what many men want for Christmas. Take a look at some excellent new tech items made just for dads.
Fun Ways to Get Young Children to Eat Healthier
Worried about your child's eating habits? Check out these ten easy and fun ways to motivate your children to better eating habits.
Profile of Celebrity Father Donny Osmond
Learn more about entertainer Donny Osmond and his family. Find out what he thinks about fatherhood and family and how he teaches his children to be successful.
Parenting College Kids Home For the Summer
Learn how you should approach parenting your college age child when he or she comes home for the summer.
The Toshiba Satellite Fusion - Made for Tech Savvy Dads
The Toshiba Satellite Fusion laptop is a great choice for dads and their families. Read the review of the Satellite Fusion and bring one home.
Gift Ideas for New Dads
These gift ideas will help you find just the right Christmas, birthday or Father's Day gift for the new dad or the one who is expecting.
When Do I Need a Family Counselor?
How does a family decide when to go to counseling? What questions should I ask a potential family therapist? Learn more about family therapy.
Valentine's Day Craft Ideas for Fathers and Children
These craft ideas from About.com guides are pretty simple but make great Valentine's Day gifts for a dad and his children to share.
Book Review - Life is What You Make It
A review of Life is What You Make It by Peter Buffett, a book for teens to help them understand the importance of wisdom and values in making choices.
Toshiba Canvio Connect II Portable Hard Drive
The Toshiba Canvio Connect II is a portable hard drive with 2 terabytes of storage and some other great features making it perfect for dads.
My Father Was My Hero
A story about the father of author Akili Kumasi and their relationship over the years.
Paying Attention to Teens' Rites of Passage
Teens whose parents fail to pay attention to rites of passage in their lives are more likely to be involved in dangerous behaviors.
How to Change a Child Support Order
How to go about changing child support amounts when family circumstances change.
Scouting Resources - Helping Your Son Earn Boy Scout Merit Badges
Learn what you can do to help your Boy Scout son find out about merit badges, work on the requirements and earn them.
The Ooma Telo - Why Dads Will Love It
Read this review of the Ooma Telo VOIP phone and learn why dads (and other men) will love it as their home or home-based business phone.
How to Make an Apple Turkey
For an easy and colorful Thanksgiving craft, make an apple turkey with your kids. It is a fun project you can do together and it is simple.
Six Key Questions to Ask Before Becoming a Foster Parent
Becoming a foster father is a noble calling but a major endeavor for any man. What questions should you ask before committing to foster parenting?
Dating Do's and Don'ts for Divorced Dads
What should a divorced dad do and not do as he reenters the world of dating? Page 3.
Finding Money for College - Scholarships
Funds for college are often available in the form of scholarships and grants. Find out how and where to find scholarships and how to best apply for scholarships. Page 2.
Finding Money for College - Government Financial Aid for College Expenses
Learn what resources are available for college-bound students for government financial aid. Page 3.
Tips For Finding Money for College
Early in the calendar year is typically the time when high school seniors and their parents are working hard to find information about paying for college. Find out everything you need to know about applying for financial aid, grants, scholarships and the like. Discover how to prepare your paperwork for the quickly upcoming deadlines for scholarships and financial aid for college.
Planning A Successful Family Camping Trip
A successful family camping trip can be easier with a few simple steps. Here are some tips and tricks for putting together a family camping experience that will build good memories and be fun for you and the kids.
Keys to Being a Successful Cubmaster
So, you have accepted an opportunity to be the Cubmaster of your local Cub Scout Pack. Learn what it takes to be a great Cubmaster.
Mind Your Manners!
Is the behavior or manners of your children in social settings embarrassing to you? Find out the best ways to teach them the whys and hows of well mannered and respectful behavior.
How to Teach Children Good Manners at Home
Is the behavior of your children in social settings embarrassing to you? Find out the best ways to teach them the whys and hows of well mannered and respectful behavior. Page 2.
New Fathers - Changing Roles, Schedules and Relationships for New Fathers
Learn all about the changing roles, schedules and relationships in the transition to fatherhood for a new father.
Transition From Dual Income and No Kids to Fatherhood
What issues should a man deal with as he makes the transition to fatherhood from being part of a dual income, no kids couple?
SuperDads: Managing Expectations of Modern Fathers
Statistics, studies and your own gut feel tell you that family should come first. But what happens when a dad lets other things take priority? And how can you keep family first and still balance the other competing demands in your life?
SuperDads: What Do They Do?
Statistics, studies and your own gut feel tell you that family should come first. But what happens when a dad lets other things take priority? And how can you keep family first and still balance the other competing demands in your life. Page 2.
Getting the Most Out of Marriage Counseling
Know what to expect and how to get the most out of the marriage counseling experience in trying to keep your family together.
How To Grocery Shop Quickly and Within Your Budget
If dads take some time to plan and organize and think a little ahead, grocery shopping can be a much better experience.
How Moms Can Encourage Dads to Connect to Their Children
Mothers can encourage fathers to connect to their children. Learn ways that mothers can help encourage committed fatherhood.
Great Christmas Traditions for Dads and Their Families
Find out what other families are doing for Christmas family traditions, and consider including some of them in your family traditions.
The Complete Single Father
The Complete Single Father is filled with great ideas, meaningful insights and very practical approaches to the challenges of single fathers.
Making Chores Fun and Effective for Dads and Kids
These ideas from stay-at-home dads as to will help organize the chores and the kids to get the work done and help them learn to be responsible.
Books for Helping Kids Through Divorce
These books can help any dad explain to his children about what a divorce means and that the kids will still be loved.
What Can A Dad Expect from a Toddler?
As our children grow, we may not know what we can really expect from them. Find out what you should reasonably expect from a toddler.
Fathers and Child Care - Taking Care of the Kids While Mom is Away
When Mom is away, things can be tough if dad isnâ€™t prepared. Fathers can have a great experience parenting and providing care when mom is gone.
Newly Divorced? Zen and the Art of Single Fatherhood
A newly divorced single father needs help and support. Learn from the art of Zen what newly divorced dads can do to stay balanced.
Your Baby's Diaper Bag: The Mobile Baby Care Kit
Experienced dads share what the mobile baby care kit needs to include. Pack the diaper bag with what's on this list and you'll be on your way.
Identity Theft - Signs That Your Child is an Identity Theft Victim
Child identity theft strikes many families each year. Here is how to tell if your child has been the victim of identity theft.
The Toshiba Chromebook 2 – Big Changes to a Great Tech Tool
Read this review of the new Toshiba Chromebook 2, which offers simplicity,security and speed for fathers who need an inexpensive laptop computer.
Top 10 Movies for Fathers
Looking for a movie for your dad or to share with your children? Then check out our recommendations for the best movies with a fatherhood theme.
Top DVD Camcorders for Fathers and Families
The DVD camcorder is the latest and hottest method of recording video. Dads who are really into camcorders like the DVD models because (a) they record onto mini DVDs that can be put directly into DVD players or drives and (b) dads can randomly access scenes on the DVD rather than waiting for tapes to rewind or fast forward. Check out these recommendations from dads who know before buying a DVD camcorder for your family.
Top Family Board Games for Dads and Kids
Every dad wants quality time with his family and playing family board games can be a great way to interact. Here are some family board games that I recommend for a fun evening at home with the kids.
Top Gifts for the Golfer Father
If your dad is a golfer and you are looking for a great gift for Father's Day, Christmas or any other occasion, this list will help you find the perfect gift.
The Dadly Virtues: Adventures from the Worst Job You'll Ever Love
A review of the book The Dadly Virtues, a collection of honest and irreverent essays about the fatherhood journey from a variety of dads.
Books for A Dad's Library
The About Fatherhood Guide's choices for the absolute must have books in any father's library. These are books that educate, inform, entertain and give perspective to the role of a dad today.
Gifts for the Do It Yourself Dad
Check out the top rated gifts for the do-it-yourself father--the amateur or professional handyman. Books, tools, magazines, software and more for your best loved do-it-yourselfer.
Best Gifts for the Gadget-Hungry Dad
Looking for the hottest gifts for a dad who loves gadgets? This guide to gadget gifts for men offers the latest gadgets in all price ranges for fathers.
Children's Books About Dads
Want to sit down and read a book with your son or daughter that will bring you closer together? Then check out this list of books about fathers that you can read with your kids.
Hot Tech Gifts for Father's Day 2015
Check out the hottest tech gifts for fathers for Father's Day 2015.
Never Have I Ever - A Card Game That Gets the Family Talking
Looking for a fun game that will get the family talking? Never Have I Ever is a good start to a great conversation.
Taming the Cooking Monster - Meal Organization Tips for the Single Dad
Here are some ideas to help fathers handle organizing and managing meals and shopping with a little less effort.
Quality Time and Quantity Time
Both quality time and quantity time are critical for children. Learn how to create more quantity time and better quality time for your family.
Crib Training Techniques for Baby's Parents
Ease the transition of a baby from bassinet to crib with these simple steps for mothers and fathers.
Tips for Helping Your Depressed Teenager
Teen depression is more than the typical sad feelings. These ideas will help our teens when they are in the midst of depression
Turn off the TV and Tune Into Your Family
Turning off the TV and focusing attention on your family can pay big dividends. Find the courage to turn off the television and tune into your family.
How to Create a Birth Plan for Mother and Father
Here are some tips for developing a birth plan that meets the needs of mom, the baby, and dad.
Finding and Selecting a Good Divorce Lawyer
Dealing with family law matters can be daunting. Find out how to find, identify and select a reputable divorce lawyer.
Games for Dads and Preschool Daughters
Dads and their little girls have a special bond. One fun thing to do is to play games with your daughter. Check out these games for children, with a focus on preschool daughters. If you are looking for a fun activity for a short attention span, these games for preschool children will make for some fun memories.
Parental Insights from the Zones of Regulation
Have you noticed how hard it can be to reason with an out of control child? The Zones of Regulation can help you know how and when to teach best.
When You Wonder if Fatherhood is Worth It
Parenting doubts are normal, but they can be stressful if you dwell on them. Learn how to keep burnout in perspective and still succeed at fatherhood.
12 Tips for Being a Super Single Dad
About.com contributor Arkady Bukh suggests 12 ways single dads can improve their chances for success and enjoy their children.
5 Tips for Handling Your Daughter’s Prom Night
Prom night can sometimes be tough on dads as they come to realize the daughter is growing up. Learn these tips for dad to deal with prom night.
How Dads Can Teach Their Kids About Gun Safety
Having guns at home can be a risk, but it can be minimized when dads take gun safety seriously, Learn how to teach your kids gun safety.
How Fathers Can Multitask for Better Work Life Balance
Multitasking for work life balance often generates controversy, but these multitasking ideas can help get dads and kids together in a balanced approach.
Getting Help Before Discipline Goes Too Far
If you have ever been so upset with a child that you wondered if you are bordering on child abuse, it is time to stop and get help.
Pope Francis on Fatherhood
Pope Francis has a lot to say about the role of fathers in families and in society. Learn from the Holy Father about fatherhood.
Top Ten Mad Dad Skills
What skills does a man need to become a world class father? This list of ten mad skills for dads can help any man become the dad he was meant to be.
Money and Your Family - Family Financial Goals
Every family starts its financial planning with family financial goals. How should you involve your family in setting family financial goals?
Blow Up a Balloon With Lemon Juice and Baking Soda
A fun science experiment involves blowing up a balloon using a bottle, lemon juice and baking soda. It shows what happens when an acid and a base are mixed.
Top Ways to Spend Quality Time with the Kids
Here are some great, and sometimes creative, ways to get together with your kids to spend quality time in a positive way.
How to Make Flexible Work Schedules Work for You and Your Family
More and more employers are offering flexible work schedules. Learn how to make flextime work best for you, your family and your work-life balance.
Top 4 Healthy-ish Foods to Keep Out of Your Shopping Cart
What you may think is healthy in your shopping cart may not be as healthy as you think. These 4 foods your kids may like should not be in your cupboards..
They're Your Kids Too Review
A review and summary of the book Theyâ€™re Your Kids Too by Anne Mitchell. The book is an excellent resource for fathers in the family law system.
Be a Super Dad
What separates the good dad from the true
How To Love a Child That Is Hard to Love
Having a child that is difficult to love can be discouraging for a parent. Learn the steps to take to love an unlovable child.
Reigniting Your Parenting Passion
If you have felt burned out as a parent, you know you have to get back in the game. These ideas can help reignite your parenting passion.
5 Ways to Help Your Child Unwind and Recharge this Summer Break
Our kids need to time relax and recharge during summer vacation. Author Michele Kambolis offers 5 important ways that parents can help kids do that.
10 Bad Fathering Habits to Break
Fathers can have good habits and bad habits, but the bad habits need to go. Learn the 10 bad fathering habits that dads need to break.
7 Tips for Getting Better Organized at Home
When a family or a parent is disorganized, opportunities can be lost. Learn what you can do in your family to become better organized.
Preparing Your Family for a Pet
If you have made the decision to bring a pet home to your family, there are some important steps to take to make sure that the pet will be welcome.
Handling Your Daughter's First Boyfriend
It can be traumatic for a father when his daughter first has a boyfriend. Learn what to do when your daughter lets you know she has a boyfriend.
Benefits Of Teaching Your Teen How To Drive
Teach your child to drive or rely on professional drivers' training programs? Kimberly Quinones offers 8 reasons why dads should take the lead.
How Tender Non-Sexual Touch Can Strengthen Your Marriage
â€śJust hold meâ€ť is a common request from wives to husbands. Learn how non-sexual touch with tenderness and affection can be positive for your marriage
Stress Relief - Top Ten Ways for Fathers to Relieve Stress
Time out can be a good thing for a stressed-out dad, just like it can be for children who are stressed or behaving badly. Whether you are experiencing work stress, family stress of just stress in general, if you are in need of a stress break or a time out, review this list of stress relieving ideas for any father who just needs a break.
Book Review - A Father First by Dwyane Wade
A review of the book A Father First - How My Life Became Bigger Than Basketball by Dwyane Wade. NBA superstar Dwyane Wade shares his life story and the implications his experiences have had for his role as a committed father.
Valentine's Day Date Ideas for Fathers and Children
Valentine's Day can be a fun holiday for fathers who want to spend time with their children. Taking your child on a date for Valentine's Day is a great way to spend time together and to build positive memories.
Top Ten Money Savings Tips for Divorced Dads
Are you a divorced dad looking for ways to make ends meet each month. These ten money savings tips for divorced dads, as suggested by divorced dads, will help you get the end of the money and the end of the month a little closer together.
Helping Your Teenager Find a Summer Job
Are you hoping your teen will find a summer job this summer to earn money for school and other needs? Check out these ideas for helping your teens find a great summer job and for helping them get the job and keep it all summer.
Revolutionize Your Child's Life
A review of Revolutionize Your Childâ€™s Life by Peggy Caruso. The book issues a challenge to parents to become life coaches for their children to help them achieve success.
How to Be an Awesome and Effective Merit Badge Counselor
Are you interested in getting involved with Boy Scouting but don't want to be a scoutmaster? Consider volunteering to serve as a merit badge counselor. Learn what merit badge counselors do and how you can be a merit badge counselor that helps the boys earn their merit badges.
Four Key Promises of Effective Fathers
Effective fathers make and keep critical promises to their families. Learn about the promise to love and how fathers can make this promise and show love to their families.
Four Key Promises of Effective Fathers - Sacrifice
The most successful fathers I know are determined to sacrifice their own needs for the benefit of their family. Learn about how fathers should honor their promise to sacrifice what things they can and as a result, become an amazing father.
Signs That Your Work-Life Balance Is Out of Balance
Learn the warning signs of work-life imbalance and get some tips for bringing your work and life back into balance and harmony.
25 Questions That Will Help Build Intimacy in a Relationship
Do you find yourself feeling distant from your marriage partner? Consider asking questions that can help you build a more intimate relationship.
Helping Our Sons Grow Spiritually
The spiritual dimension is sometimes neglected in our children. Learn how to help your son grow spiritually.
What Every Father Needs to Know About Parenting Plans
Having a good parenting plan is essential for divorced fathers that are sharing custody with their children's mother. Learn what need to be in a parenting plan and what fathers need to know before agreeing to a parenting plan.
What Every Father Needs to Know About Parenting Plans - More Parenting Plan Elements
Having a good parenting plan is essential for divorced fathers that are sharing custody with their children's mother. Learn what need to be in a parenting plan and what fathers need to know before agreeing to a parenting plan. Page 2.
Storytelling Made Easy for Fathers
Children love and need stories. And any dad can construct a winning, tailor-made tale using these basic building blocks. Page 2.
Affair Proofing Your Marriage
Extramarital affairs more often than not destroy a marriage, whether or not a divorce follows. This article offers advice and direction on how to avoid an affair and keep your marriage strong and healthy.
Making Valentines Day Sweet for Your Sweetheart
Ideas for dads and other men for improving the quality of your Valentines day effort this year. Find ways to show your partner how special she is to you. Listen to her, pamper her, and make memories.
Pampering Your Sweetheart
Ideas for dads and other men for improving the quality of your Valentines day effort this year. Find ways to show your partner how special she is to you. Listen to her, pamper her, and make memories. Page 2.
Making Memories With Your Sweetheart
Ideas for dads and other men for improving the quality of your Valentines day effort this year. Find ways to show your partner how special she is to you. Listen to her, pamper her, and make memories. Page 3.
Important Financial Steps to Take After a Divorce
As emotionally draining as a divorce can be, both partners must take precautions to ensure that financial decisions are made in their own best interests. Find out what financial steps to take after the divorce to protect your financial health.
Are Your Kids Ready to Be Left Alone?
There comes a time when a dad has to decide if his kids are ready to be left home alone. Sometimes parents have to work late, or they want a night out to themselves. Leaving kids home alone is a big decision. There is no specific age at which kids are ready to be left home alone; it always depends on the child.
Family Communications - A Model for Understanding Family Communication
A model for how family communications work in real life, based on the work of Wilbur Schramm
Preparing Your Family for Emergencies: Developing a Family Disaster Plan
Families look to their fathers for security and confidence in times of trial. How prepared is your family for a terrorist attack or other sudden emergencies? Read about some simple steps and well reasoned guidelines for preparing your family for an unexpected emergency. Page 2.
Gifts for Fitness Focused Fathers
Looking for a gift for the man who lives for fitness? This list will give you lots of ideas for gifts for the fitness-oriented father for any special day.
Father's Day Gifts - Favorite Father's Day Craft Projects for Dads
A list of Father's Day craft ideas from About.com Guides. Inexpensive, creative and fun craft ideas for Father's Day gifts that kids will love and fathers will love even more.
"U.S. Dads Market" Offers Key Stats on Fathers in U.S.
How do fathers feel about their roles, and what does that mean to companies marketing to American men? The U.S. Dads Market offers unique insights into this important market segment and tells us a lot about fatherhood in America.
Dutch Oven Lasagne Recipe
Here is a really great and easy to prepare recipe for Dutch oven lasagne. All of the ingredients are readily available and it makes a very good main dish in the Dutch oven.
Dutch Oven Recipe - Chicken and Rice
This Dutch oven chicken and rice recipe is absolutely delicious and is also really easy to prepare. It takes a little longer than some Dutch oven dinner recipes but is worth the wait!
Dutch Oven Recipe - Cherry Chocolate Delight
An absolutely stunning Dutch oven dessert recipe, the cherry chocolate delight is delicious and will truly delight the family or a camping group. It is also beautiful as it comes out of the Dutch oven and is a pretty impressive dessert for a campout or family gathering.
Planning and Executing the Family Water Fight
Putting together a family water fight can be a lot of fun, especially when it is planned to ambush dad after work. Check out this fun family tradition and find a day this summer to engage the whole family in water fight.
If my ex-spouse doesn't honor our custody or visitation orders, can I withhold my child support payments until she does?
When a father doesn't get his court ordered visitation, he generally cannot withhold child support payments.
What can I do about Parental Alienation?
Discover the proper approach to dealing with parental alienation if it is happening to your child.
Practicing Forgiveness in Families
One of the most important practices we can embrace in our families is forgiveness. Forgiveness brings peace, healing and strength to any relationship while holding grudges and exacting punishment drive wedges. Learn how to ask for and offer forgiveness in a family setting.
The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year
A review of the new third edition of The New Father by Armin Brott. This is a must-read book for any man entering the world of fatherhood for the first time.
The Teenage Brain - A Book Review
A review of the book The Teenage Brain which explains how the teenage brain works and how parents can use that understanding to raise their teenagers.
Seven Keys for Men to Growing Intimacy in Marriage
Marriages are happy and more fulfilling when there is a high level of emotional intimacy. Grow the level of emotional intimacy in your marriage with these seven keys.
Money and Kids - Teaching Children Financial Awareness
One of a father's most important roles is to teach children about financial responsibility. Learn what a father can do to teach his kids about money and how to make them more financially aware as they grow up.
Give Dad the Best Fathers Day Gift, YOU!
What every dad wants most for father's day is more time with his family. Here are some time tested ways to give dad what he really wantsâ€“more of you!
How Do I Know When I Am Ready to Remarry?
When a dad is divorced or widowed, it can be tough to start a new relationship and watch it mature. When these dads get to the point of deciding about remarrying, the facts and the emotions can be confusing. Check out these key questions you need to answer before you decided to remarry.
How to Help Your Family Cope with Job Loss
A father who has lost his job has all kinds of challenges and emotional responses, including helping his family cope. Here are some strategies for helping fathers help their families deal with the challenges of job loss and the toll it takes on a family.
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When Adult Children Return Home
In the United States, over 4 million people between the ages of 25 and 34 are living with their parents. What should a father do when one or more of his adult children want to come back to live with him? How can you support your children while still maintaining privacy, respect and personal responsibility?
When Adult Children Return Home: Financial Considerations
In the United States, over 4 million people between the ages of 25 and 34 are living with their parents. What should a father do when one or more of his adult children want to come back to live with him? How can you support your children while still maintaining privacy, respect and personal responsibility? Page 2.
When Adult Children Return Home: General Tips
In the United States, over 4 million people between the ages of 25 and 34 are living with their parents. What should a father do when one or more of his adult children want to come back to live with him? How can you support your children while still maintaining privacy, respect and personal responsibility? Page 3.
Ex Parte Order Definition - Legal Issues for Dads
Most often, ex parte orders are done in cases of domestic violence or child abuse and generally in an emergency situation.
How to Dance the Fox Trot - Instructions
Using these simple instructions for the basic fox trot dance step, can help a father be ready for dance events, including his daughter's wedding.
Learning Patience With a New Baby
New babies bring lots of lifestyle changes for a new father and mother. Learning to be patient with the new baby is a critical part of those changes.
Breaking the Night Fight - Ten Ways to Get Your Toddler to Sleep
Dads of toddlers hate the night fight - the battle of getting them to sleep at night. Learn what other dads do to break the habit of nighttime battles.
Babies and Mobile Devices - Trends and Warnings
Studies are showing that children are engaging with mobile devices at younger and younger ages. Are there risks associated with babies using phones and tablets?
Supporting Your Partner Emotionally During Pregnancy
Learn what fathers can do to provide steady emotional support to their partners during pregnancy.
The Five Big Things Men Can Do To Support Their Pregnant Partner
If your partner is pregnant for the first time, you are in for the adventure of a lifetime - in a good way. Learn what you can do to be her biggest support.
How Dads Can Help Daughters Survive the Mean Girls
Watching a daughter being bullied by the mean girls at school can be painful. Learn what to do for a daughter who is a victim of the mean girls.
Talking to Your Kids About Sex
Talking to your kids about sex can be one of the trickier assignments for fathers. When you do start the discussion? How much should you say? And how do you address the issues of responsible sexuality with your teens?
Talking to Preschoolers About Sex
For young children, discussions about sex begin to take a different shape. They become more specific and more clinical, and children of this age are also beginning to appreciate the moral basis for sex. Page 2.
Keeping Dad Healthy - Health Indicators for Men
If you are wondering about how your health is doing, there are some important indicators. Find out which health indicators for men are most important.
Staying Strong on the Road
For men who struggle with a pornography or sex addiction, traveling away from home can be a time of temptation. Learn how to stay strong on the road.
A Dad’s 411 on Night Terrors
Night terrors can be unnerving for parents as well as for the toddler that experience them. Learn how to respond to and handle night terrors.
Hacks for Hated Household Chores
If you have a hated household chore or two, some good hacks are important. Check out these ideas for simplifying the chores you love to hate.
Books for Christian Dads
If you are a Christian father, these books will help you improve your parenting skills from a Christian, Bible-based perspective.
The Power of Dadhood
Michael Byron Smithâ€™s new book The Power of Dadhood takes a serious look at how a man transitions from being a father to being a committed and involved Dad. Using his own experiences and other resources, the book helps any dad take a good long look at himself and find a path to Dadhood.
7 Tips for Successfully Co-Parenting with Your Ex
It is tough enough to raising children, but doing it after a divorce is daunting. Learn these tips for successfully coparenting with an ex spouse.
Top Ten Effective Discipline Strategies for Fathers
These ten strategies for effective child discipline can help any dad learn how to use child discipline techniques to improve child behavior
Six Dangers for Men in Social Media
While getting involved in social media can be entertaining, there are some dangers with social media that we need to know about. Learn how men can avoid the dark side of social media.
Top 5 Fundraising Ideas for Kids' Projects and Groups
Are your kids involved in a project or a club at school that requires fundraising? Trying to get money for summer scout camp? These proven fundraising ideas will help kidsâ€™ groups raise money.
Tips for Teaching Kids the Value of Saving Money
In our consumption-based society, savings can be a hard concept to teach children. Learn tips for teaching children to save money and have fun doing it.
Talking to Your Child About Pornography
Our children are exposed to pornography at earlier ages than ever before thanks to their friends and the Internet. Learn how to protect them by talking to your children about pornography.
Tips for Getting Dad More Involved in Homeschool
The vast majority of homeschools are operated by moms, and they often struggle to involve dad in the process. Learn how to get your kidsâ€™ dad more involved.
The Top Ten Do's and Don'ts for Men on Valentine's Day
Here are the top ten things to avoid doing on Valentine's Day to help our significant others know we care about them.
Summer Safety - How to Beat the Summer Heath with Your Children
When summer heat hits your area, it is important to take steps to beat the heat and keep your family safe in the baking summer temperatures. Learn what a dad needs to do to beat the heat this summer with the children.
Under the Mango Tree - A Story of Friendship and Freedom
Reading Under the Mango Tree with our children will be transformative as they see the evils of child trafficking and learn how they can change it.
Science Fair Success Tips for Dads and Kids
Dads are often the go-to guys on preparing for the school science fair. Learn 6 tips from judges to help your student succeed at the science fair.
Got What it Takes to Be a Great Dad?
Ever wondered if you have what it takes to be a great dad? Answering these questions will help you figure out if you have what you need to succeed.
Five Essential Safety Rules for Teen Drivers
When teens start driving, dads often start panicking. Learn five critical safety rules for teen drivers that will save you headaches and money.
Does Parenting End When the Kids Grow Up?
When is the job of a parent done? Parents of adult children tell us that their parent role is never done, but just different, after the kids are grown.
How to Stop Hating Your Ex So You Can Co-Parent in Peace
How to Stop Hating Your Ex So You Can Co-Parent in Peace is filled with advice for divorced parents on how to work together to co-parent your children.
Book Review - The Gentleman's Guide to the Nasty Divorce
Are you anticipating a difficult and ugly divorce process? The Gentleman's Guide to the Nasty Divorce by E.B. Gunn is a realistic and helpful look at the process from before the divorce begins until it is legally over.
Six Months to Get a Life - A Review
A summary and review of the book Six Months to Get a Life by Ben Adams. This book reads as a diary by a newly divorced dad and offers insight to that transition.
Reports as a Disciplinary Tool
An effective disciplinary tool is having a child write a report. Learn how and why reports can be a good way to teach discipline to children.
How To Teach Kids Not To Say Bad Words
Occasionally, we will hear our children say a bad word and we wonder where they got that . How should we correct our childrenâ€™s inappropriate language?
Tips for Talking to Your Child About Drugs
We all know that we need to talk to our children about drugs, but the topic can be difficult. Learn how fathers can effectively talk to their kids about drugs.
Reentering the Workforce After Being a Stay at Home Father
It can be hard to reenter the workforce after being a stay at home dad. These tips will help you make the transition to being an employed dad.